Two suspects involved in a racket of stealing trishaws and marketing its spares are in custody.
The Maradana Police conducted a raid following information that a trishaw in the Punchikawatta area was planned to be stolen. The Police said that a suspect had pretended to be the driver. About 22 trishaws from Maradana, Maligawatta, Borella, Kotahena and Maharagama areas had been stolen and its spares sold. The police have seized some three wheelers and several spare parts.